Pros & Staff

 

PRO DIRECTORS

Sammy Giammalva

Sammy Giammalva

Owner

  • Former Top 28 in the ATP
  • Texas Tennis Hall of Fame
  • USTA Texas Coaches Committee

 

Victor Pinones

Victor Pinones

Director | Elite Academy

  • ITF Certified
  • ICI Professional
  • Former college player
  • “Every Player is a Personal Project”

 

Matt Snyder

Matt Snyder

Director | 10 & Under

  • Former #1 singles player in college
  • Over 15 years coaching (all levels)
Helga Pinones

Helga Pinones

Director | 10 & Under

  • Junior College Top 8
  • NAIA National Champion
  • NAIA All American
  • Former # 1 singles and doubles in JUCO

PRO COACHES

BAILO BA

BAILO BA

Senior Pro

  • ITF, PTR, & Federation Francaise de Tennis certified
  • Davis Cup Veteran
  • Roland Garros hitting partner
Maryfer Abreu-Aguirre

Maryfer Abreu-Aguirre

Pro

  • Former College Player
  • NAIA First Team All-American
PALOMA CORTINA

PALOMA CORTINA

Pro

  • NAIA National Champion
  • NAIA All American
  • MMC Hall of Fame
  • Coached #3 team of the NAIA

FITNESS PROS

Fene Shoemaker

Fene Shoemaker

Fitness Coordinator & Trainer

  • Personal Trainer
  • Nutrition Specialist
  • Group Fitness Certified through AFAA & ACE
  • Former Area Promotions Director for Chalene Johnson, creator of TurboKick and PIYO
  • 20 years teaching all formats, including Water Aerobics, Pilates, Les Mills CXWORX, TurboKick, PIYO, Pure Barre, Strength & Core, and Range of Motion/Flexibility/Balance
  • Specializes in Senior Fitness
Silke Schiff

Silke Schiff

Yoga Instructor

  • Yoga Instructor (E-RYT 200)
  • 9 years teaching experience
  • Tennis player, Triathlete, Runner
  • Mother of Four
Bryan Sanchez

Bryan Sanchez

Academy Fitness Coach/Soccer Director

  • Bachelor’s degree in Exercise & Sports Science (ESS)
  • Game Day Operations, Houston Dynamo Soccer Team
  • Student Team Manager, Women’s Soccer Team, Texas State University (Div. 1 team)
  • CPR & BLS (Basic Life Support) Certified
Orlando Hernandez

Orlando Hernandez

Academy Fitness Director 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education with a focus on Fitness, Chile
  • Head of the Athletic Department, Vichuquén School, Chile (10 years)
  • Rugby Coordinator, NZ Study Academy, Invercargill, New Zealand
  • Member, Coaching Staff of the Chilean National Rugby Team (2017-2019)
  • Player, Old Gergel Rugby Club, 2nd Division, Chile
  • Player, Hamilton Rugby Club, Cape Town, South Africa

OFFICE STAFF

Tracy Mann

Tracy Mann

Membership Accounts Manager

Jose Guerrero

Jose Guerrero

Welcome Desk

Kerri Day

Kerri Day

Welcome Desk  

Victor Pinones Sr.

Victor Pinones Sr.

Racquet Stringing Services

Sabrina Wozniak-Jellison

Sabrina Wozniak-Jellison

Member Services